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Friday, November 07, 2014 - 8.32 GMT
Sri Lanka condemns suicide bomb attack in Wagah, Pakistan


The Government on Wednesday vehemently condemned the "heinous suicide terrorist attack" at Wagah,Pakistan, on 02nd November 2014 killing at least 60 people and injuring over 100 others.

"The people of Sri Lanka share the pain and anguish of the people of Pakistan over this wanton act of terror targetinginnocent civilians. Sri Lanka is confident of the fortitude and resilience of the Government and the people of Pakistan to remain firmly resolved to defeat terrorism. This incident demonstrates the urgent need to further intensify international cooperation to combat terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, in the interest of global peaceand security," the External Affairs Ministry said in a statement.

"The Government and the people of Sri Lanka offer their deepest condolences to the Government and the people of Pakistan, as well as to the bereaved families and wish those injured in this tragic incident, a speedy recovery."





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